Faculty Position in Extrasolar Planets and Planet Exploration

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
The Ohio State University
Department Name: 
Department of Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
4055 McPherson Lab
Street Line 2: 
140 W 18th Ave
City: 
Columbus
State/Province: 
OH
Zip/Postal: 
43210
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Astronomy in the College of Arts and Sciences at The Ohio State University invites applications for a tenure- track faculty position, effective Autumn Semester 2018. We seek candidates working in the field of exoplanets or the formation of planetary systems, and we welcome applications from instrumentalists, observers, and theorists. The intended rank is Assistant Professor.

A Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience in astronomy, or a closely related field, are required, as are an outstanding research record and commitment to teaching excellence. A key strength of the department is its extraordinarily collaborative and interactive scientific atmosphere, and we seek candidates who will contribute to and benefit from that atmosphere. Appointment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies, including but not limited to a criminal background check.

Please apply online through Academic Jobs Online at the link provided above. Complete applications include a C.V., a publication list, and a statement of past, current, and planned research. Applicants should also arrange for three letters of reference to be uploaded to Academic Jobs Online. The review of applications will begin 1 December 2017 and will continue until the search is concluded.

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-¬life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. Flexible work options available. Ohio State is an NSF Advance Institution.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 1, 2017
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Scott Gaudi
Title: 
Search Committee Chair
Institution/Company: 
The Ohio State University
Department Name: 
Department of Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
4055 McPherson Lab
Street Line 2: 
140 W 18th Ave
City: 
Columbus
State/Province: 
OH
Zip/Postal Code: 
43210
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
614-292-2022
FAX: 
614-292-2928
Email: 
gaudi.1@osu.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Scott Gaudi
Subject: 
The Ohio State University Faculty Search
Email: 
gaudi.1@osu.edu